Do ISACA Certifications Benefit Employers, Professionals?

Do ISACA Certifications Benefit Employers, Professionals?

ISACA’s website states that “membership sets you apart from other IT professionals by signifying that you are: Dedicated to best practices and successful results Committed to professional growth and advancement Helping to advance your profession A seeker of professional knowledge and a problem solver Serious about continuing education Connected with a highly regarded organization Part [...]

Tracking Elirks Variants in Japan: Similarities to Previous Attacks

Tracking Elirks Variants in Japan: Similarities to Previous Attacks

A recent, well-publicized attack on a Japanese business involved two malware families, PlugX and Elirks, that were found during the investigation. PlugX has been used in a number of attacks since first being discovered in 2012, and we have published several articles related to its use, including an analysis of an attack campaign targeting Japanese [...]

Be Part of the World’s Largest Information Security Workforce Survey

Be Part of the World’s Largest Information Security Workforce Survey

By Patrick Craven, director, Center for Cyber Safety and Education As the new director for the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, I’m proud to announce that we’re launching the latest edition of the (ISC)² global information workforce survey. The biennial survey provides an in-depth look at the current state of the cybersecurity workforce – [...]